On Mon, Oct 25, 1999 at 06:16:49PM +0200, Rene H. Larsen wrote:
> And this works just fine if you log in via ssh, which reads and
> interprets /etc/environment on its own. If you log in on the console
> or via telnet, /etc/environment will not automatically be read and you
> need to read it from /etc/profile. The way that is done by default in
> Debian (please correct me if this is no longer the case) is by this
> segment of code:
take a look at the pam environment module.